Nationwide, child support enforcement programs serve 1 in 5 children and are effective for parents with a steady income. For the 25% of parents in these programs with no or low reported earnings, however, meeting their payment obligations is a challenge.
Download this GBC Issue Brief to learn more about:
- The many factors that can contribute to non-custodial parents missing child support payments
- The consequences of continued reliance on legacy technology and outdated enforcement strategies
- Steps that child support enforcement agencies can take to simplify processes, leverage data, and increase non-custodial parental involvement throughout the process in order to more holistically serve families